The role of Cognitive Stimulation for Learning, Dr. Sanja Budisavljevic
In this, the fourth edition of our series, we turn to Dr Sanja Budisavljevic, Senior Specialist in Child Development, and find out what is learning for her. She will highlight the hot topic of ‘Cognitive Stimulation for Learning’.
Nutritional management strategy for preterm infants
Parenteral Nutrition (PN) is often required for infants <32 weeks GA or <1500g BW. A relatively high dose (2g/kg/d protein) within hours of birth, and lipid from day 2 (2g/kg/d) with the aim of reducing ex-utero growth retardation and associated morbidity.
Preterm Nutrition: Effect on Growth, Morbidity and Cognition
Nutrition of extremely preterms is one of the most important areas for improvement in neonatal care. Nutrition of preterm infants can be improved by: Education of physicians, improved parenteral nutrition solutions, prescribing iron drops to all newborns with birth weight < 2500g